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MBDA’s Brimstone enhancements complete final operational evaluation trials
13/05/2016 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

The Brimstone air-to-surface missile developed by MBDA has successfully undertaken challenging operational evaluation trials by the Royal Air Force (RAF) that confirm ...


MBDA names Jérôme Dufour as Director of Communications
15/04/2015 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

érôme Dufour has been appointed MBDA’s new Director of Communications and will take up his role on 9th March, 2015. He will report directly to Antoine Bouvier, CEO of MB...


Typhoon fitted with Brimstone missile for the first time
15/12/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

The trial fit is an important milestone in demonstrating the integration of the missile with the aircraft and follows the successful completion of an initial £5M study...


MBDA’s Sea Ceptor selected for Brazilian Navy’s next generation corvette programme
01/12/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

The Brazilian Navy has selected MBDA’s Sea Ceptor to provide the local area air defence for its next generation Tamandaré class corvettes. After the UK’s Royal Navy (RN)...


Comprehensive MEADS network tests demonstrate unmatched plug-and-fight missile defense capabilities
25/07/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

The Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) recently completed a comprehensive system demonstration at Pratica di Mare Air Base near Rome, Italy. The two-week test ...


Gripen Closes In On Operational Meteor Capability
07/07/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

Defence and security company Saab and FMV have concluded missile integration firings with Gripen and the MBDA Meteor BVRAAM (Beyond Visual-Range Air-to-Air Missile). T...


MBDA Inaugurates French Complex Munitions Demilitarisation Facility
02/07/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

On 2nd July 2014, Antoine Bouvier, MBDA’s Chief Executive Officer, in the presence of civil and military authorities, inaugurated France’s complex munitions demilitari...


Integration studies of MBDA Brimstone missile on Typhoon are starting
19/06/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | DEFENCE

BAE Systems has been awarded an initial study contract, valued at £5 million by the UK Ministry of Defence to evaluate the integration of the MBDA Brimstone 2 air-to-g...


17/06/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Sagem (Safran), the European leader in onboard navigation systems, announced today a new contract with partner MBDA to supply Sigma 20 navigation systems for MPCV (1) armored vehicles intended for the export market. The SIGMA 20 is a high-precision navigation and pointing system, calling on a ...


17/06/2014 | AVIATION WORLD NEWS | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Sagem (Safran) announced today two contracts with its partner MBDA for the new MMP medium-range missile, which will replace the French army’s Milan anti-tank missiles These contracts concern the development and production of a twin-mode seeker for the missile and the optronic (electro-optical)...